Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Am An Empty Shell

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 16 People

    I Have Nothing to Offer Anyone

    I am an empty shell with nothing to offer anyone. Even if I found a new friend, I can't cook, I am unhappy most of the time, I have nothing to relate, I don't have an exciting life, I have nothing to talk about except things that happened in the past, as...
    IndigoPeachblossom IndigoPeachblossom 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    All That Is Left.

    i have run out of words. i have run out of thoughts, i have run out of feelings, i have run out energy, i have run out of everything i need to be a whole human being. a hollowed out crab shell on the beach shuttering in the sea breeze. a dozen egg shells in the plastic trash bag...
    CopperCoil CopperCoil 36-40, M 6 Responses Jun 28, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Theres

    not much to me. There is nothing beneath the surface. Lately, i feel so shallow. in more than one way. if You were to step into the waters of my soul, the waves would only hit the tops of your feet :/ Wow, weird analogy D:
    kittycat101303 kittycat101303 18-21, F Aug 27, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Hi I would like to vent a bit.Yes I have a bipolar spouse.I understand that it takes patients and the right medication.He was diagnosed with bipolar this April.And he is bipolar...
    Fruitypunch15 Fruitypunch15 31-35 1 Response 1 hr ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There are some people broken on the inside as well as the outside. Empty shells that somehow keep breathing, wishing they were dead.
    Kanza00 Kanza00 22-25 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There's almost nothing left of the woman I was. I was happy,hopeful and full of dreams. Now...there's almost nothing. No smiles,no laughing...no joy. Even with the ones closest to...
    greyskies29 greyskies29 31-35, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel betrayed by a man I adore. I had to delete my act the other day when he posted pics of my p***y while I was sleeping & other stuff on my acct. I also believe he is...
    TicToxic TicToxic 36-40, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Feeling so faithless, lost under the surface
    kaeri kaeri 31-35, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Have you ever found yourself surounded by friends, family or acquaintances but deep inside, you are feeling so lonely? Not understood and sometimes even rejected? Well I am. I grew...
    Hyadeansoul Hyadeansoul 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The bed next to me is empty Just like the, the shell I'm still trying to fill The things put in life to tempt me They won't ever, they might break my will And all the things that...
    SkollHati SkollHati 18-21, M 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Receed In my eyes the brightness Around the edges of my shell Heard her words were lifeless So I came out of the well In her eyes within the tears As her soul whisks the years...
    Ymfas Ymfas 26-30, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Another night of emptiness.
    Arya098 Arya098 22-25, F 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    No matter who I'm with, no matter where I am and no matter where I go, it still feels the same. When you are talking with others and hanging out, then they start discussing...
    Junderbalt Junderbalt 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    "I'm Not Happy" it started, oddly enough, by stating a simple fact. "i'm not happy." some of lifes most beautiful things are also the most simple. the look on my former employers...
    mokele mokele 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Finding a friend is like diving for oysters. One encounters a lot of empty shells, until that precious pearl is found.
    Olivia1962 Olivia1962 51-55, F 22 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hate the empty nest. Use to have sons friends Ina bs out...so quite here. On a good note ...grocery bill has gone way down.
    sharipie sharipie 51-55, F 2 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I became a widow at 29 years young. I lost the love of my life on Sept. 24, 2014 after he fought so hard for six months to heal from a severe brain bleed in his right frontal lobe...
    MarleighJane MarleighJane 26-30, F 5 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Just sharing something I think fits today! Lost In A Lost World Mike Pinder I woke up today I was crying Lost in a lost world So many people are dying Lost in a lost world...
    SouthernBelle2 SouthernBelle2 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Most people see me as the annoying talkative weirdo who has no shame. I am always like that to people close to me, and random strangers, as long as my friends are present. I will...
    IAmJustMyself IAmJustMyself 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yup.Title explains it.My dad came back from rehab since he couldn't do it.He was in a good mood but my mom started roaring at him about the fight they had before he left.I swear...
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't really like talking to people in person its just so uuumm makes me so nervous coz well they looking at me and waiting for me to say something I hate it and I hate when...
    colorfulshadow colorfulshadow 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't find it anywhere, the answer to my problem. I simply cannot understand what normal people do anymore, and i feel like i am done trying because nothing's getting any better...
    Bradly123 Bradly123 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am to the point that I just don't even care anymore. I met my man 5 years ago. He was just finalizing his divorce. He had been separated from his ex for almost 2 years at...
    roxmac roxmac 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Once I had thought that I'm special. I'm someone lovable. I'm normal... But I'm not. I am nothing. I'm unlovable in a romantic way. I'm a weirdo. He was my savior as well as my...
    colourflame colourflame 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know why everything else seems to stop. I felt so dysfunctional, as if a peice of me was stolen, or lost. I want to be filled by something, I isolate myself from people...
    lavendermist07 lavendermist07 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everything that grows upon itself and it's virtues does so against ever binding perils... Only is it natural that what is left of Eden dies... Like what remains of a sweet and...
    WytW0lf WytW0lf 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have a lot in common with this hunk of steel rusting away in this field. Discarded and forgotten it sits alone as the years go by. Eventually time will reclaim the minerals it...
    FightingPhoenix FightingPhoenix 46-50, M 5 Responses Jun 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I always feel empty. I feel like I'm just playing a video game character. I control myself, but I feel so empty and detached. I control what she does, what she says, and what she...
    IAmJustMyself IAmJustMyself 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm so ******* angry with everything. I sincerely just want to ******* scream. A year ago, I probably would have wanted to cut myself or start ripping my hair out. Luckily, I am...
    Skollon Skollon 18-21, F Jun 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Deep down there I feel nothing .... Just nothing at all I need people to notice my sadness , to hug me when I cry and more I don't want to feel lonely anymore I hate that...
    davxcn davxcn 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes the silence of loneliness is deafening. The weight of it sits upon your chest. It has no color. It has no form. Instead, it is the absence of color and the vacuum where...
    snowviolet snowviolet 66-70 Jun 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can't complain about my life but I am tired of not having someone special to share it with
    Solopleasure Solopleasure 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I believe in mermaids sense there's been a lot of sightings and only 5% of the ocean has been discovered yet so don't tell me there not real or something cause I have some spell...
    MermaidLoverHere MermaidLoverHere 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    hi! I know it says I'm a mermaid but I'm not yet I just have to do one of these spells that are known to work you can too! I'll list them belowπŸ‘‡πŸΌπŸ‘‡πŸΌπŸ‘‡πŸΌ These are...
    MermaidLoverHere MermaidLoverHere 13-15, F Jun 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Marilyn stop standing by the doors and asking for money! Marilyn you need to leave! Marilyn breaks my heart....... She is but a tiny little lady with eyes that just pierce...
    snowberry75 snowberry75 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Are we not all just minds stuck in a physical shell? A shell not biologically designed by our personality traits? A shell in which secretly that most of mankind has taken more in...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i cant even bring myself to say anything...please kill me
    ZuckerOaksPilgrim ZuckerOaksPilgrim 18-21, M Jun 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This happens to me all the time and then I fill back up again..lol
    Jhayne8 Jhayne8 31-35, F Jun 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Especially when you can make arts with them in the sand
    Jhayne8 Jhayne8 31-35, F Jun 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You know I was broke down, I had hit the ground I was crying out, couldn't make no sound No one hears silent tears collecting You know I had lost hope, I was all alone Never been...
    lifeistough123 lifeistough123 13-15, F Jun 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mind I've grown so attached to it's negativity, if I don't try to focus on work I'll probably be so afraid of everyone at work. Today I just got so awkward towards others...
    Nual Nual 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 16

    Your Response

    Cancel